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Commencement is held annually on the university quadrangle with about 15,000 people in attendance.

The graduation ceremony, rich with pageantry and tradition, offers a unique expression of university values, including academic commitment and integrity, citizenship, leadership, service, and exceptional teaching, research and mentoring.

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Commencement: Celebrating the Class of 2015

Emory University Class of 2015 is comprised of 4,572 graduates, ranging from 20-69 years old. We celebrated their remarkable achievements during Commencement on May 11, 2015.

Sy overcomes obstacles to achieve academic excellence

Kadiata Sy was 11 years old and spoke no English when her family moved to Atlanta. On Monday, she graduates from Emory as a Bobby Jones Scholar, one of the university's top undergraduate honors.

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